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Posted on 2016-07-30
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I would like to clear the email field of my form after the AJAX call returns success.  However, I can't seem to make it work.  Any suggestions will be appreciated:

 <script>
                                  var email = $('#email');
                        $(function () {
                            $("#newsjoin").on('submit', function (e) {
                                e.preventDefault();
                            });
                            $("#submit").click(function () {
                                $.ajax({
                                    url: 'http://MYSITE.com/includes/functions.php',
                                    data: $("#newsjoin").serialize(),
                                    method: 'get',
                                    success: function (d) {
                                        if (d.length) {
                                            // there are no errors
                                            $( "#successmessage").html(function() {
 var successmessage = d;
  return successmessage;
// CLEAR INPUT HERE???
});
                                        } 
                                    }
                                });
                            });
                        });
                    </script>
<html>
<form method="post" id="newsjoin" method="post"  on>
<input name="email" type="text" id="email" class="newsletter-input"/>
<input name="submit" type="image" id="submit" src="img/buttons/submit.png" alt="Join Mailing List" />
</form>

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Question by:rgranlund
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Branislav Borojevic earned 500 total points
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You should include this in your script:

$("#newsjoin")[0].reset();

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or in plain javascript:

document.getElementById("newsjoin").reset();

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That should do it.
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